James Cook lands in Botany Bay

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Cook claims ownership of the continent in the name of the British crown.

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Editors. "James Cook lands in Botany Bay". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=10285, accessed 18 April 2014.]

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